The real difference between 9mm,.357 Sig,40 S&W, .45 ACP

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  1. Feb 25, 2007 #1
    Rich_1833

    Rich_1833 XDTalk 100 Member

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    I was wanting to know how much difference there was between some of the different Cal. and I found this. I guess there all about the same. I still love my 40 S&W.


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  2. Feb 25, 2007 #2
    JESStheMESS

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    wow, i didnt realize they were that close together
     
  3. Feb 25, 2007 #3
    Gilla Gorilla

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    That is a pretty nice comparision. Thanks for taking the time to post that for us all to look at.
     
  4. Feb 25, 2007 #4
    Preacher

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    It looks like they all penetrated the same, but the disruption of tissue is greater when you look at the 357 Sig, 40 and 45. I would feel good about using 9mm, though.
     
  5. Feb 25, 2007 #5
    EricCartmann

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    I have seen all these tests.. blah blah velocity blah blah enery blah blah

    personally I like the 45, it can take a rabbits head off at point point blank range. One time I was shooting rabbits with my Sig 9mm... it took 4 shots before the thing fell over.
     
  6. Feb 25, 2007 #6
    lora84

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    Alaskapopo will be along soon to tell us that the 9mm is the ideal caliber for all applications:D OK Pat let me have it because I know it's coming!!!
     
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    nikon777

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    That must be one of those 250lb rabbits.
     
  8. Feb 25, 2007 #8
    Timmy44221

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    remember there is a difference between temporary and perminite wound chanels. Gelitan tends to exagerate the temporary wound chanel
     
  9. Feb 25, 2007 #9
    Neomet

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    +1000.

    Uh oh, and I falling into another "my caliber is better than your caliber" tar pit??
     
  10. Feb 25, 2007 #10
    turbosupra1313

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    very well could be....
     
  11. Feb 25, 2007 #11
    Paul

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    Nice shooting! :mrgreen:
     
  12. Feb 25, 2007 #12
    EricCartmann

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    it looked a lot smaller than that.
     
  13. Feb 26, 2007 #13
    dzine808

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    i concur...i heart the .40 Tactical...
     
  14. Feb 26, 2007 #14
    Rich_1833

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    Did the first three miss?????


    What I was showing is that they are all pretty much the same. I wouldn't want to be hit with any of them.
     
  15. Feb 26, 2007 #15
    lora84

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    You would?? NOT ME!!;)
     

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